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Online Workshop: Learn Everything You Need to Know to Conquer the Challenges of USDA Rural Development Compliance and Become a Compliance Expert

USDA/RD Compliance Certification​ Course on eligibility, processing applications, income, assets, leasing, and student status

Learn How to Conquer Rural Development Compliance

Amanda Lee Gross developed the Conquering USDA Rural Development USDA/RD Compliance course to assist affordable housing professionals in conquering USDA project compliance challenges. This course delves deep into Rural Development’s laws and regulations while also providing real-world, practical examples. In particular, this course utilizes numerous examples and exercises to ensure a thorough comprehension of maintaining project compliance.

Our Compliance workshops and full certification courses cover all aspects of USDA/RD Compliance.

Conquering USDA/RD Compliance discusses all requirements of the programs. Including how to determine household eligibility, particularly calculating income and rent and recertification requirements. Additionally, we review everything from processing applications and evaluating student status. Next, we review current regulations and discuss our ever-changing industry, including new household and project compliance requirements. Most importantly, this course is full of real-world examples with practical applications and utilizes exercises to ensure attendees finish the session with a thorough comprehension of Rural Development compliance.


Learn About USDA/RD Household Eligibility

USDA Rural Development Compliance includes many requirements regarding tenant selection and eligibility. The 3560 Handbook breaks down requirements for ensuring that every applicant is eligible for occupancy and rental assistance (RA). This seminar will review the most important elements of the program, including:

  • Verifying and Calculating Income and Assets and Adjusted Income
  • Tenant Recertification and Changes in Eligibility
  • Waiting Lists, Tenant Selection, and Unit Assignment
  • Assigning Rental Assistance
  • Working with USDA/RD’s Project Requirements

USDA/RD has a wide range of requirements on the property, from physical condition requirements, including Section 504/UFAS requirements, to marketing and requirements for policies that protect residents’ rights. We will review tenant grievance procedures, monitoring requirements for USDA, and an overview of Farm Labor Housing.

Online Workshop with Certification Exam

Join Amanda on this two day, ten-hour compliance course and take an optional exam at the end of the training to earn your Accredited Compliance Expert (ACE-RD) Certification


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Conquering USDA/RD Compliance Online Workshop

Sign Up Today - $400 Per Person -6/16/21 and 6/17/21 11AM - 5PM (Eastern)

At all of our compliance webinars, attendees will receive more than just world-class training. You will also receive the best training materials in the industry and a lively and interactive training environment. This includes,
• A certificate of attendance
• Knowledge checks and polls, and an interactive presentation

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